cultural & social
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Description: It's extremely important to learn to use the University's library services as soon as possible. This workshop will introduce new international students and scholars to the University's extensive library system so that they can start using library resources immediately, and will provide an introduction to online research using University and other databases.
Cost and registration information will be available in early January.
Meeting location and time: Participants may choose to board the bus from either Central Campus or North Campus at one of the locations designated below. Upon our return, participants may choose to be dropped off at Central or North Campus locations.
Description: Do you have great photos from your experiences at U-M, the state of Michigan, or another country? The International Center invites U-M international and U.S. students, scholars, faculty, staff, and dependents to participate in our 2017 Photo Contest! Submit your photos and see if the judges pick you as a winner to be displayed in the 2017 Global Photo Showcase! Winning photos will be used for the International Center’s website, social media, digital signage, or future event promotion material.
Description: Everyone has a story worth telling. Join members of the international community for a delicious meal and a chance to share your story and hear about the lives of others at dinner. If you'd like to walk to the restaurant with the group, we will be meeting outside the International Center (Student Activities Building) on Jefferson Street at 5:30pm.
Location: Ross School of Business
Room: Ross Colloquium (6th Floor)
Description: The event is a celebration for the UM Global Community. The winning photographs will be on display during the event. During the Showcase you can:
Description: The week of November 6th is Veterans Week at U-M. This year the Veterans and Military Services Program is again hosting a wide range of events that educate and celebrate the experiences and sacrifice of those who served in the United States military. All events are free and you are welcome to attend.
Description: MEAL @ Michigan (Meet, Eat, and American Life) is an opportunity for U-M faculty and staff to host international students at their home for a meal. This program is a great opportunity for cross-cultural exchange, and to showcase what American households are really like (outside of what people see in movies and on TV).
MEALs will be hosted November 17 or 18 (hosts and students choose one date), and will include up to 4 international students per household.